[ILUG] Off-topic: students' hostel
airlied at csn.ul.ie
Mon Jul 23 18:01:05 IST 2001
> But the vital piece of information that you need to know is that to get
> to east point easily you can get a DART (light rail) to clontarf station
> and then east point business park has a free bus service to take you the
> 250 metres from this station into the park itself, hadly for us unfit
> engineers. Clontarf is only two stops south (10 to 12 minutes) from Tara
> street station which itself pretty much in the center of town.
Caolan, your compass is dodgy or else the Earths magnetic fields have
flipped and non-one told me .. (not even slashdot)... Clontarf is two
stops North :-)
> So I'd recommend that you take a look at
> http://www.foundmark.com/Ireland/Dublin/Dublin.jpg and get a good guide
> to dublin and cross check hostel locations that are close enough to a
> dart station.
> Dublin's small enough once you're in the city center to walk anyplace in
> a few minutes. So anyplace city center is likely to suit you.
> But If you are coming over to work with a company here I think you
> should ask them to get you a place at least for the first week when you
> arrive. They know the terrain, and may have employees who are looking for
> someone to share a house with to split the costs.
David Airlie, Software Engineer
http://www.skynet.ie/~airlied / airlied at skynet.ie
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